Active Directory Migration SBS2003 -> 2012 Std.
Posted on 2014-09-03
I have been hired to implement a new server at a company. The company has SBS2003 (old right) and they have a new sever that is going to host several Windows server 2012 standard hosts. My question is i have never gone from 2003 SBS to 2012 std before. I am thinking the best coarse of action is to use ADMT (active directory migration tool) and bring everything to a new domain and then eventually shut down the old domain. Question is will this work? Also when a user logs into the new profile on their PC assuming it works will their desktop look the same. or will it create a new user account that has none of their previous files etc.